Saints of the weekend and of the week

Weekend saints

Saturday May 8 St Aimé Ronconi, Franciscan tertiary, founder of a hospital for pilgrims, near Rimini (Italy), † around 1292; Désiré, Arsène, Gibrien, Hellade.

Sunday 9 St Tudi, disciple of St Guénolé, evangelizer of Brittany, † VIe century; Caroline, Hermas, Maïté, Paciane, Pacôme.

Saints of the week

Monday 10 St John of Avila, Spanish priest and theologian, preacher, doctor of the Church, † 1569; Damien, Solange, Villebaud.

Tuesday 11 St Francis of Girolamo, Jesuit, evangelizer in Italy, † 1716; Estelle, Mamert, Matteo, Stella.

Wednesday 12 St Nereus and St Achilles, Roman soldiers, martyrs, † 304 in Rome; St Pancrace, martyr, † 304 in Rome; Imelda, Mondry, Rictrude.

Thursday 13 Our Lady of Fatima; St. Agnes, 1re Abbess of the Sainte-Croix Abbey of Poitiers, † VIe century; André- Hubert, Orlane, Rolende, Servais.

Friday 14 St Matthias, apostle; Ste Théodore Guérin, Foundress of the Sisters of Providence in the United States, † 1856; Aglaé, Gall, Hérembert.

Saturday 15th Bx André Abellon, brother preacher of the convent of Saint-Maximin (Var), † around 1450; Denise, Primaël, Franchy, Rhétice, Pérégrin.


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